Island wildlife at Bako National Park July 15th 2009 River ride
We are better prepared this time. We have shoes for the walk and thongs for the beaches. We have sunscreen and bug repellent ready. It's an easy boat ride along the river to the national park. We wave as we pass a couple of local motor boats. A fisherman waves back.
There are lots of fishing nets hanging up and cane fish traps in the water. Locals are washing dishes in ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Bako National Park During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... ... read more